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A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. Twenty five years later, he sets out to find his lost family... with some help from Google Earth.


118 minutes, Parental Guidance 10-12
Drama, On the art circuit

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Credits
Cast
Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, David Wenham, Nicole Kidman
Director
Garth Davis
ScreenplayLuke Davies, from the book by Saroo Brierley
MusicVolker Bertelmann, Dustin O'Halloran
CinematographyGreig Fraser
EditingAlexandre de Franceschi
SoundtrackAvailable
Made in2016
Produced byThe Weinstein Company, Screen Australia, See-Saw Films, Aquarius Films. Sunstar Entertainment, Narrative Capital

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ScreenIt Report (USA)
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Ratings
Scale (Max)20
South African Media
Cape Argus/The StarStephanie Merry quote icon 15
Die BurgerHerman Lategan quote icon 15
Cape TimesUnknown20
International Media
ScreenIt (USA)Jim Judy quote icon 15
Metacritic.com44 critics14
Metacritic.com39 users16
RottenTomatoes.com139 critics15
RottenTomatoes.comTomatometer quote icon 18
RottenTomatoes.com14117 users17
Movie Review Query Engine (USA)MRQE critics quote icon 14
CommonSenseMedia (USA)Staff evaluation quote icon 15
IMDB6319 Netizens quote icon 16
Average .. 79%16


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